Making a Will and planning for the future can seem like something to be put off until we are older. However, dependants and relatives are left vulnerable and unprepared at a time of great difficulty. You can avoid this situation arising, however, with the personal and friendly service you will receive from the Wills and Probate Department at Harding Mitchell.
We can offer a full service covering all aspects of the administration or limit our advice according to the help or assistance you require.
Whatever your age, whatever your circumstances, a tragedy may strike at any time; the last thing that anyone needs after a bereavement is to get involved in the complications of sorting out someone’s estate. It makes good sense to keeps your affairs in order, and making a Will demands very careful consideration. Leaving an inappropriate Will or no Will at all could create difficulties for your dependants and could also have the unfortunate effect of incurring substantial costs after your death to remedy the position. These problems can be easily avoided by giving proper care and attention to your Will.
Harding Mitchell has the experience to assist you in making all the appropriate arrangements.
We also specialise in providing advice to individuals looking forward to retirement, ensuring that their affairs are all managed and that they have done all they can to minimise their tax liability.
At Harding Mitchell we can help with drafting your Will, as well as provide expert advice on the following issues:
– Preparation of wills
– Administration of estates
– Advice with regard to the setting up of trusts
– Preparing powers of attorney (including enduring powers of attorney)
– Preparing deeds of variation
– Tax planning
– Court of protection matters
– Advising businesses on the most tax efficient method of disposing of their business interest
– Pursuing claims on behalf of individuals who have not been provided for in a will.